As anyone who has been on a tour with us to Egypt knows; the felucca is simply the best way to experience the mighty River Nile. Hop aboard this traditional wind-powered craft and let your troubles drift away as it gently sails down the Nile.

The New Seven Wonders of Africa

For anyone who has been watching the incredible ‘Africa’ series on the BBC, you’ll be aware of the wonders of Africa – official or not. The African continent is incredibly diverse, supporting a range of distinct and rare wildlife in … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Happy Hearts in Egypt

Egypt is an enduring favourite of mine, and when you see this video it’s easy to understand why!  From the wonder of the pyramids and the country’s numerous ancient temples and artefacts to sailing down the Nile in a felucca … Continue reading

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Felucca sailing on The Nile River

I was very excited to be getting a second chance to visit Egypt. On my first trip, I didn’t get to Aswan and therefore didn’t get to experience felucca sailing. I met up with some people in Dahab who had … Continue reading

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Sun Festival magic at Abu Simbel

A big group of us heading down in the comfort of our luxury coaches from Aswan to Abu Simbel for the much-anticipated Abu Simbel Sun Festival. With chronological precision to rival the builders of the temple themselves, we arrived before … Continue reading

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You can’t beat a felucca in Egypt

Sailing by felucca is a once in a lifetime adventure. It is definitely on the ‘must do’ list while in Egypt and one of the highlights of any Egypt tour! Lazing around in the sun while enjoying the Nile’s breeze … Continue reading

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Tips for travelling in Egypt

Egypt is one of the best destinations I have ever travelled to. Being on a tour in Egypt is definitely the way to go though. I have a friend who tried to travel there alone – he travels solo everywhere. … Continue reading

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